lisa-marie mueller

lisa-marie mueller

Pier 70 Design Guidelines

revitalizing a community through history and innovation

Urban Planning Studio (San Francisco Urban Off Campus Study Program) | Winter 2016 | Professor Tom Jones
Site: San Francisco, CA


After many years of community input and development, the Port of San Francisco formed a plan to restore some of the historic buildings at Pier 70 and to create a new, vibrant community. The Illinois Parcels, highlighted with a dashed yellow box in the image below, are located adjacent to many of the historical buildings and to two buildings of the proposed community shown with a dashed gray boarder. Additionally, our site contains remnants of the historic Irish Hill which cannot be built upon.

Programs Used: Grasshopper, Ladybug, Rhino, Photoshop, Illustrator

The guidelines focused on four main aspects for the site: